Sialkot has always been famous for excellent craftsmanship and unmatched skills of the local workers. ‘Tango Ball’ was produced at Sialkot and these balls were used in FIFA World Cup 1982. From that time till now, soccer ball industry in Sialkot has been growing. Now over 42 million soccer balls amounting to Rupees 17.473 million have been exported from city of Sialkot before the start of FIFA Football World Cup 2014.
Sources in Sialkot Dry Port told the news sources that effort has been made in order to arrange timely export of this consignment. Sialkot made ‘Brazuca’ will be used in FIFA World Cup 2014 and this will happen after a gap of 32 years. Forward Sports Sialkot has made these balls for Adidas. Brazuca is an informal term describing the Brazilian way of life.